Ubisoft Announces Nintendo 3DS Line Up – Popular Franchises and Exclusive Intellectual Properties

Today, Ubisoft announced in a press release that it will support the upcoming launch of the Nintendo 3DS with the release of eight games in the first half of 2011. Ubisoft’s Nintendo 3DS lineup includes new intellectual properties as well as some of its popular franchises such as Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell, Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon and Rayman.

Ubisoft games that will be available in the first half of 2011 for the North American and European launch of the Nintendo 3DS include:

Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell
Sam Fisher, you know all about him. Ubisoft intends to take this game to new heights of realism thanks to stereoscopic 3D and innovative controls of Nintendo 3DS.

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Shadow Wars
The first tactical, turn-based Ghost Recon game, featuring eye-popping 3D cut scenes and in-game effects, deep team management options and a 1vs1 multiplayer mode on the same console.

Rayman 3D
Yes Rayman 3D will be released on Nintendo 3DS. The game will be an adaptation of the acclaimed Rayman 2 The Great Escape original game on Dreamcast, Rayman 3D will feature major updates on key game play elements such as accessibility, progression and learning curve.

Rabbids: Travel in Time
A platform adventure game developed exclusively for Nintendo 3DS.

James Noir’s Hollywood Crimes
James Noir’s Hollywood Crimes makes the player the main character in a mind-twisting puzzle adventure taking place in an interactive 3D world, with 150 puzzles and mind games to solve. Exclusive to Nintendo 3DS.

Driver: Renegade
The first and exclusive action driving game on the Nintendo 3DS that will let the players experience the intensity and brutality of urban car chases in 3D.

Combat of Giants: Dinosaurs 3D
3D take on the popular kids’ franchise mixes exploration and customization with real-time combats.

Asphalt 3D
Asphalt3D brings all the excitement and speed of the Asphalt franchise to stereoscopic 3D, featuring more than 40 licensed vehicles, 17 exotic track locations and complete StreetPass functionality.

This year is getting interesting as we go.